Aditya Kaul is currently an Associate Professor of Finance at the University of Alberta’s School of Business. He joined the University of Alberta in 1996 with a PhD in Finance from the University of Rochester. His research interests are in the areas of market microstructure, international finance and asset pricing. Dr. Kaul’s work has been presented at major academic conferences and has received several research awards. Dr Kaul has consulted for government organizations and private firms in Canada and the United States and held a visiting position at the University of Oregon in 2000-2001.